Series: Popular Mechanics Workshop
Paperback: 192 pages
Publisher: Hearst (October 28, 2006)
Product Dimensions: 10 x 8.5 x 0.5 inches
Shipping Weight: 1.6 pounds
Average Customer Review: 4.5 out of 5 stars See all reviews (10 customer reviews)
Best Sellers Rank: #681,484 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #141 in Books > Crafts, Hobbies & Home > Home Improvement & Design > How-to & Home Improvements > Power Tools #1179 in Books > Crafts, Hobbies & Home > Home Improvement & Design > How-to & Home Improvements > Woodworking #2944 in Books > Engineering & Transportation > Engineering > Industrial, Manufacturing & Operational Systems
For someone who had never used a miter saw before this is a great book...but for those of you who know how to use a miter saw this book is a waste of time... I had never used a miter saw before so this book was great help for me, this book is for people who have no idea what a miter saw is. Highly recommended for the newbie but not so much for anyone that knows how to turn a miter saw on.
For those who have major problems with miter cuts this book is about as comprehensive as it gets. Great illustrations and insturctions for beginners and intermediates. Easy to read and understand and I recommend it highly.
This is a book loaded with information for both the novice and seasoned user of miter saws. This book is worth reading and keeping as a resource for cutting all types of miter and compound miters. My only concern is that they seemed overly in love with the Bosch brand. They were out of date for the Makita brand's option and the book is not that old.I do reccommend it however for the reasons above. Good price and fast delivery.Makita LS1013FL 15 Amp 10-Inch Dual Bevel Compound Sliding Miter Saw with Laser and Fluorescent Light
was planning to buy a chop saw, and decided to find out what i was getting into. this helped a lot. if you are a home woodworker and so need to learn on your own, try this excellent resource.
Very good book for beginner miter saw users. You will learn how to "Safely" operate the saw and that is very important.
Popular Mechanics Workshop: Miter Saw Fundamentals: The Complete Guide Popular Mechanics Workshop: Scroll Saw Fundamentals: The Complete Guide Popular Mechanics Workshop: Table Saw Fundamentals: The Complete Guide Popular Mechanics Workshop: Lathe Fundamentals: The Complete Guide Electric Motors in the Home Workshop: A Practical Guide to Methods of Utilizing Readily Available Electric Motors in Typical Small Workshop Applications (Workshop Practice Series) Table Saw, Band Saw and Router: Fine Woodworking's Complete Guide to the most Essential Power Tools Animal Puzzles for the Scroll Saw, Second Edition: Newly Revised & Expanded, Now 50 Projects in Wood (Scroll Saw Woodworki) Cutting-Edge Table Saw Tips & Tricks (Popular Woodworking) Science Fiction Writer's Workshop-I: An Introduction to Fiction Mechanics 100 Most Popular Genre Fiction Authors: Biographical Sketches and Bibliographies (Popular Authors (Hardcover)) Popular American Recording Pioneers: 1895-1925 (Haworth Popular Culture) Robotics: The Beginner's Guide to Robotic Building, Technology, Mechanics, and Processes (Robotics, Mechanics, Technology, Robotic Building, Science) Fundamentals of Nursing: Human Health and Function (Craven, Fundamentals of Nursing: Human Health and Functionraven, Fundamentals of Nurs) Popular Mechanics When Duct Tape Just Isn't Enough: Quick Fixes for Everyday Disasters Debunking 9/11 Debunking: An Answer to Popular Mechanics and Other Defenders of the Official Conspiracy Theory Why a Curveball Curves: The Incredible Science of Sports (Popular Mechanics) Soil Mechanics in Highway Engineering (Series on Rock and Soil Mechanics) Reinforced Concrete: Mechanics and Design (4th Edition) (Civil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics) Mechanics II: Mechanics of Materials + Computational Fluid Mechanics and Heat Transfer, Third Edition (Series in Computational and Physical Processes in Mechanics and Thermal Sciences)